Boot Linux Over HTTP With boot.kernel.org (BKO)
Posted on: 09/28/2009 11:47 AM

Howtoforge posted a tutorial about booting Linux over HTTP with boot.kernel.org

This tutorial shows how you can boot Linux over HTTP with boot.kernel.org (BKO). All that users need is Internet connectivity and a small program (gpxe) to boot the machine. This gpxe program provides network booting facility. BKO allows you to boot into the following distributions: Debian, Ubuntu, Damn Small Linux, Knoppix, Fedora. BKO provides gpxe images for USB sticks, CDs, and also for floppies, i.e., you can boot from a USB sticks, a CD, or a floppy.

Boot Linux Over HTTP With boot.kernel.org (BKO)


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